technical assistance (TA) resources provide an array of services
with the support of the Office of Rural Health Policy (ORHP).
Assistance Center (not a U.S.
Government web site)
Serves a variety of health care entities seeking
information about rural health and human services. RAC serves
as an "information portal" to help rural communities
and other rural stakeholders access the full range of available
programs, funding, and research.
TA for Specific Rural Issues
Rural Hospital Performance Improvement Project (RHPI)
Serves small, rural hospitals with 50 or fewer
beds in the Mississippi Delta Region.
Center for Frontier Communities (not
a U.S. Government web site)
Serves those seeking information on frontier
and remote rural issues.
of Rural Health Clinics (NARHC) (not a U.S. Government web
Serves Federally Certified Rural Health Clinics
(RHC) through bi-monthly national teleconference calls on issues
of interest to the RHC community.
Center for Rural Health Works (not a U.S. Government web site)
Serves health care professionals in states that
are implementing the health impact model and provides information
on the impact of health policy on local and state economies.
Recruitment and Retention Network (3RNet) (not a U.S. Government
Serves statewide programs, community resources,
professional associations, health professionals seeking employment,
and recruitment and retention organizations to improve the rural
health care workforce.
EMS and Trauma Technical Assistance Center (REMSTTAC)
Serves EMS/Trauma policy makers, rural health
policy makers, regional and local EMS agency directors, and others
regarding EMS services, funding, training, and research.
PACE Technical Assistance Program
Serves provider organizations interested in
developing long term care services using the Program of All-inclusive
Care for the Elderly (PACE) model.
TA for ORHP Grantees
Technical Assistance (administered by Georgia State University
Health Policy Center and RAC)
Serves Delta States Rural Development Network
Grant Program Grantees.
Health Network Development and Rural Health Care Outreach Services
Technical Assistance Program ("TAP") (administered by the Georgia
State University, Georgia Health Policy Center)
Serves Rural Health Care Services Outreach Grantees
and Rural Health Network Development Grantees.
Assistance & Services Center (TASC)
Serves Medicare Rural Hospital Flexibility
Program (Flex Program) Grantees.
Comments or Questions on the ORHP Website?
Office of Rural Health Policy
Health Resources and Services Administration
5600 Fishers Lane, 9A-55
Rockville, MD 20857
(301) 443-2803 (fax)